Big Brother Naija season 5 promises to be another interesting reality TV show like previous seasons as Ebuka and DJ Neptune are ready for the launch of the programme. They are both on ground to welcome the new contestants to the house.
Stay tuned as Legit.ng brings you interesting live updates.
Ebuka and DJ Neptune Source: UGC
Jul 19 19:12 PM
Ebuka introduces the show as the Big Brother Naija lockdown
The host of the show, Ebuka, introduces the show as the Big Brother Lockdown. According to him, it is one house, twenty housemates and 10 weeks. He says N85 million is the grand prize to be won this time around.
Ebuka takes the viewers on a tour of the house. This time around, the housemates have the luxury of their own hairdressing salon. Interesting, right?
The house has a disinfection tunnel for every incoming guest and housemate.
Jul 19 19:18 PM
Housemates have been in isolation for two week
Ebuka says housemates have been in isolation for two weeks.
Jul 19 19:19 PM
The first housemate named Ozo is introduced
The first housemate named Ozoemena "Ozo"Chwukwu is introduced by the show host, Ebuka. He says he's going to be playing pranks.
He's 27 years and he's from Imo state.
Jul 19 19:22 PM
Victoria is introduced as the second housemate of the show
Victoria, the second housemate to be introduced says she will be bringing happiness while in the house.
The lady, who is 23 years, says she's coming to win the cash prize. Victoria also says she will employ conspiracy as tactic in the house.
She's from London but has Nigerian parents.
Jul 19 19:25 PM
Housemate number 3 is introduced as Prince
Prince Nelson is introduced as the third housemate. He says his dad is a king. Prince says he tends to ignore people knowingly and that he will employ conspiracy in the house.
Jul 19 19:29 PM
The 4th housemate is Bolu
Aderogba Bolu is from Osun state and she is a dietician from Osun state. She says she is a natural leader. Her stage name is Lilo.
Jul 19 19:35 PM
The first four housemates earlier introduced get to taste the house first
The first four housemates that have been introduced get to taste the house first.
Jul 19 19:38 PM
Housemate number 5 is Timi
Timi is housemate number 5. He says he does not fit into society. His stage name is Trikytee.
Jul 19 19:40 PM
Lucy is introduced as housemate number 6
Housemate number 6 is Lucy. She says she's bringing fun and good vibes. Lucy says she is most likely to get involved in a fight in the house instead of a relationship.
Jul 19 19:43 PM
Housemate number 7 is Kiddwaya
Kiddwaya is the number 7 housemate to be introduced. He says he can be confident and arrogant at the same time
He says he's very patient and doesn't like violence. Kiddwaya says he will be himself.
Jul 19 19:47 PM
Ebuka introduces Dorathy as the number 8 housemate
The number 8 housemate is Dorathy. She says she's the only one in the world that could make you smile. Dorathy says she can't relate with a proud person
She will be known as the girl with multiple personalities on the show.
Jul 19 19:56 PM
Praise Tochukwu Nelson is housemate number 9
The number 9 housemate is Praise Tochukwu Nelson. He's easygoing and he's the life of the party. Praise says he hates lies.
Praise is a fitness instructor and dancer. He's 28 years and he loves meeting new people.
Jul 19 19:59 PM
Wasoni is housemate number 10
Florence Wathoni is housemate number 10. She's a fashion designer and she's partly Nigerian and partly Kenyan. Wathoni is looking for friendship in the house.
She's 29 years and a single mother who juggles a fashion business and a parenting blog.
She is also bilingual and speaks and writes in Swahili fluently.
Jul 19 20:04 PM
The eleventh housemate is Tochi
Tochi is the eleventh housemate. He is straightforward and a social person. He promises to bring a lot of drama into the house.
He says he will bring in entertainment and action but will be himself. Tochi says he's single and will be looking for a relationship in the house.
Jul 19 20:07 PM
The 12th house mate is Katherine
Katherine is the 12 housemate to be introduced into the house. The 27-year-old lady is from Rivers state. Katherine loves money a lot and loves being happy.
She says she's looking to get into fight in the house.
Jul 19 20:15 PM
Ebuka changes outfit to Benin traditional attire
Ebuka changes his outfit into Benin traditional attire. The traditional attire is designed by Mai Atafo.
Jul 19 20:17 PM
Eric is the 13th housemate to be introduced
Eric is the 13th housemate to be introduced by Ebuka. He's a sportsman and he's 24 years. Eric lost his virginity at 20. He's 6'5 tall.
Jul 19 20:20 PM
Erica is the 14th housemate to be introduced
Erica is introduced as the 14th housemate. She's an actress. The 26-year-old lady says she's bringing entertainment to the house.
Erica featured in the movie Hire a woman
Jul 19 20:23 PM
The 15th housemate is introduced as Wright O
The 15th housemate is Wright O. He can speak Hausa, Yoruba, Edo and Igbo.
Jul 19 20:25 PM
Aisha is the 16th housemate
Aisha is the 16th housemate. She enjoys the outdoors. She says she will be bringing a lot of drama. She describes herself as a honest person who can also keep secret.
Aisha Umar is from Sokoto state. She's the first Hausa lady on the show. She wants to be known on the show as Kaisha.
Jul 19 20:36 PM
Neo is the 17th housemate to be introduced
Neo is the 17th housemate to be introduced by Ebuka. He's from Warri, Delta. Neo says he going to keep it good and true.
He says: "I like when people underestimate me..."
Jul 19 20:38 PM
Tolani is the 18th housemate to be introduced
The 18th housemate to be introduced is Tolani who wants to be known in the house as Tolanibaj. She calls herself a single pringle ready to mingle.
She says: "I like money... I like Naira Marley a lot..."
Jul 19 20:43 PM
Laycon is the number 19th housemate to be introduced
The number 19th housemate to be introduced is Laycon. He schooled and lived all his life in Lagos.
He says he's a sexual enthusiast.
Jul 19 20:45 PM
The 20th housemate to be introduced is Nengi
Nengi is the 20th housemate to be introduced by Ebuka. She says she gets misjudged by people because of her look.
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